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Senate Tracker: In Missouri, A Closer Race Than Republicans Want05:04
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Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) talks with reporters at the U.S. Capitol on April 26, 2016 in Washington D.C. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) talks with reporters at the U.S. Capitol on April 26, 2016 in Washington D.C. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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In Missouri, Republican incumbent Sen. Roy Blunt is facing Democratic Secretary of State Jason Kander, who is closer in the polls than many had expected in the battle for what's considered a safe Republican seat.

Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Peggy Lowe of KCUR about the race and how the presidential election may have an impact.

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Peggy Lowe, investigations editor for KCUR and Harvest Public Media. She tweets @peggyllowe.

This segment aired on September 8, 2016.

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